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to get loans. health care regulations, obama care is it adding a cost burden evewhere you look behind ery nook and cranny. environmental regulations that is killing small businesses. california farmers are ruined in the protection of the certain in60s and labor regulations and last year we saw the national labor regulation war against boing. it paralyzes n new hiring. >> rick, the president claims he speaks for small businesses. aren't they hard hit by these. >> actually, no. i was a maul businessman for a very long time . i got to tell you. i have the stame hastles and there is never regulations. let pee point this out. a lot of things are state base silly laws. but don't impact the economy . last year was an election year, we have a small number of regulations that are hitting us. >> you bring up an interesting point. emac, the's new list of regulations that are 77,000 pages was issued on the friday beforehristmas. trying to get buried in the holidays. >> it was released between april and october. these rules are going to cost the economy 128 billion . that is it one estimate out there.
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that is corrupted and perverted. >> by president obama you mean. >> no, no, no. >> yes, yes, it is more complex now. >> how do you assure me that the same corruption will not take place. if we go through a flat tax. >> we went through the ridiculous process to raise the tax rates. the tax code is bigger than than before. >> of course, it is it rich. there are many more pages as a result of this. wouldn't a flat tax be better? >> yes, it would. rick, i am surprised of the cynicism. i thought you were forward optmistic guy. why not try for a tax code that is moral and efficient and transparent and bring citizens together instead of pitting them against each other come is the case now it is so out of control that is it the country is at risk. >> victoria, the tax corrode had special breaks for the big goys and were placed closely to the president. provisions that apply to just one company? >> yeah, it is it full of weird loop holes and we have a more complex system system as a result . it hasn't somped our problem. that the government is spending much more than it can imagine taking n >> you can tax m